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Crataegus sutherlandensis

Crataegus sutherlandensis Sarg.

Sutherland Hawthorn, Spiny Sutherland Hawthorn

Rosaceae (Rose Family)


USDA Symbol: CRSU6

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Shrub , Tree
Leaf Retention: Deciduous
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Leaf Complexity: Simple
Leaf Shape: Oblong , Ovate
Fruit Type: Pome
Size Notes: Up to about 45 feet tall.
Flower: Petals 5

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May


Native Distribution: Endemic to south Texas.
Native Habitat: In low or rich woods

Value to Beneficial Insects

Special Value to Native Bees

This information was provided by the Pollinator Program at The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation.


Bibref 293 - Manual of the Vascular Plants of Texas (1979) Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston
Bibref 297 - Trees of Central Texas (1984) Vines, Robert A.

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Web Reference

Webref 38 - Flora of North America (2019) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Crataegus sutherlandensis in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Crataegus sutherlandensis in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Crataegus sutherlandensis


Record Modified: 2022-10-05
Research By: TWC Staff

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